Armed robbery at Stevenage supermarket

A HANDGUN has been used in an armed robbery which took place earlier today (Thursday)

TWO robbers, one brandishing a handgun, targeted a supermarket this morning (Thursday) and made off with some cash.

Police were called to the Co-op in The Hyde, Stevenage, at 6.40am.

Four members of staff were working at the time, and all were unhurt.

A cordon has been put in place around the immediate area while police carry out their investigations.

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Inquiries are ongoing at this time and anyone with information is asked to contact police via the non-emergency number on 0845 33 00 222.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. You do not have to give your name and could be entitled to a cash reward.

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